Relations & International


1. Communication with Religious Authorities and Scholars

In order to further benefit from the valuable and helpful guidelines of Shia religious authorities and scholars in Qum and other cities and understanding the importance and grace their presence, Al-Mustafa University has given utter importance to constant expansion of relations with the great religious authorities and other religious and political personalities. These meetings take place on a constant periodical basis.


2. Communications with Scientific and Cultural Personalities

Every year, many scientific, cultural and political personalities such as presidents, ministers, member of parliaments, ambassadors, university presidents and professors and intellectuals in Islamic and Human sciences of different countries, pay visit to Al-Mustafa International University to become familiar with its activities and in order to expand and reinforce the range of the institution’s international relations. Among these personalities are the scientific, cultural and political personalities from countries such as, Afghanistan, Algeria, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Burkina Faso, Canada, China, Comoros, Croatia, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Ghana, Gherghizestan (Kirghizstan), India, Indonesia, Iraq, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Madagascar, Malaysia, Niger, Nigeria, Nederland, Norway, Pakistan, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States of America, and Vatican.

Many of these visits result into signing of agreements and expansion of bilateral cooperation.

Information Dissemination and Promotion

1. Observation of International Developments and News

Al-Mustafa University enjoys a team of devoted and professional experts in international affairs, with whose assistance it has been making constant efforts to examine and evaluate the regional and international circumstances and has offered expert services in other sections, maintaining its progressive role in different international arenas. 


2. Information Dissemination

The news, achievements and endless and various activities of Al-Mustafa University is spread through various means such as:

1. Publication of the fortnightly news magazine “The Messengers of Light”;

2. Launch of Al-Mustafa University portal at;

3. Maintaining contact with news agencies and information centres in order to reflect the University’s activities;

4. Holding press conferences with the presence of the University’s president and senior managers;

5. Launch of Al-Mustafa University’s news website at

6. Use of common advertising means such as leaflets, catalogues, advertisement films and clips in different languages;


3. Announcement of Official Positions

Since Al-Mustafa University is an Islamic and international institution and is connected to local and international scientific and cultural centres, and with regards to its intrinsic duties, it expresses special sensitivity towards important Islamic and Human incidents around the world and publically announces its stances through different means such as issuance of statements. 


4. Exhibitions

One of the most effective ways of Al-Mustafa University’s presence in local and international arenas is participation or cooperation in holding specialised exhibitions especially international ones. Therefore, experts with expertise related to the topic of each exhibition will carry some background research and then actively participate in such exhibitions in order to utilize these opportunities of spreading information and networking. Besides introducing Al-Mustafa University, these participants display the latest educational, research, cultural and training achievements of the University to the visitors.